Data Science Faculty

David Allee

David Allee

David Allee
Professor, Associate Director

Research Interests
Flexible electronics, large area sensing arrays, VLF electric and magnetic fields, fundamental and external electrical noise, nuclear amplifiers, nanometer scale device and nanofabrication

allee@asu.edu
(480) 965-6470
Tempe Campus, GWC 347

Ronald Askin

Ronald Askin
Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Logistics, manufacturing systems analysis, production planning and scheduling, operations research, applied statistics

Ron.Askin@asu.edu
(480) 965-2567
Tempe campus, BYENG 548

Chitta Baral

Chitta Baral
Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Graduate Program Chair, Computer Science

Research Interests
Knowledge representation, temporal logics, logic programming, dynamic systems, text extraction, question answering, natural language semantics, bioinformatics

Chitta.Baral@asu.edu
(480) 727-6047
Tempe campus, BYENG 572
Research website

Visar Berisha

Visar Berisha

Visar Berisha
Associate Professor
Joint appointment with Speech and Hearing

Research Interests
Statistical signal processing, speech perception and processing, psychoacoustics

visar@asu.edu
(480) 727-6455
Tempe Campus, Coor Hall 3472

Dimitri Bertsekas

Dimitri Bertsekas

Dimitri Bertsekas
Fulton Chair of Computational Decision Making
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Reinforcement learning, artificial intelligence, optimization, linear and nonlinear programming, data communication networks, parallel and distributed computation

Daniel Bliss

Daniel Bliss

Daniel Bliss
Professor

Research Interests
Adaptive multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) wireless communications, distributed cooperative communications, full-duplex relays, MIMO radar, information theory, estimation bounds, channel phenomenology, statistical signal processing for anticipatory medical applications

d.w.bliss@asu.edu
(480) 965-3913
Tempe Campus, GWC 302D

Chris Bryan

Chris Bryan
Assistant Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Information visualization, visual analytics, virtual reality, data storytelling, data analysis, explainable machine learning and artificial intelligence; perception and cognition, human-computer Interaction, data privacy and security

Yu Cao

Yu (Kevin) Cao

Yu Cao
Professor

Research Interests
Physical modeling of nanoscale technologies, design solutions for variability and reliability, and neural-inspired hardware and algorithms for learning

ycao@asu.edu
(480) 965-1472
Tempe Campus, ISTB4 563

Chaitali Chakrabarti

Chaitali Chakrabarti

Chaitali Chakrabarti
Professor

Research Interests
VLSI architectures for media processing and wireless communications, algorithm-architecture co-design of signal processing systems including medical imaging, low-power embedded systems, reliable memory system design

chaitali@asu.edu
(480) 965-9516
Tempe Campus, GWC 302B

Sharon Crook

Sharon Crook

Sharon Crook
Professor

Research interests
Analysis of heterogeneous neuroscience data; data-driven modeling in neuroscience; databases and data standards for data and models in neuroscience

Tempe campus, GWC 648

Adolfo Escobedo

Adolfo Escobedo
Assistant Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Theory and application of linear and mixed integer programming; design, analysis, and efficient implementation of optimization algorithms; computational linear algebra; power systems operation and planning; circular economy.  

Adres@asu.edu
(480) 965-5248
Tempe campus, BYENG 346

Georgios Fainekos

Georgios Fainekos
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Cyber-physical systems: hybrid dynamical systems, real-time and embedded systems, formal methods with applications to automation & control: system testing and verification, formal languages and logic, motion planning in robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)

Fainekos@asu.edu
(480) 965-8267
Tempe campus, CTRPT 203-17
Research website

Deliang Fan

Richard Kiehl

Deliang Fan
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Energy Efficient and High Performance Big Data Processing-In-Memory Circuit, Architecture and Algorithm, with applications in Deep Neural Network, Data Encryption, Graph Processing and Bioinformatics Processing-in-Memory system development

dfan@asu.edu
Tempe Campus, ISTB4, 551D

Stephanie Forrest

Stephanie Forrest
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Theoretical biology, modeling, simulation and cyberinfrastructure, cybersecurity, software development methodologies, evolutionary computation, biological modeling of immunological processes and evolutionary diseases

Steph@asu.edu
(480) 727-0492
Tempe campus, BYENG 394

Kevin Gary

Kevin Gary
Associate Professor
Software Engineering

Research Interests
Software architecture and design, open source software, agile methods, applications in healthcare and e-learning.

Kgary@asu.edu
(480) 727-1373
Polytechnic campus, PRLTA 230C

Esma Gel

Esma Gel
Associate Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Applied probability, stochastic processes, queuing theory, stochastic modeling and control of manufacturing systems

Esma.Gel@asu.edu
(480) 965-2906
Tempe campus, BYENG 318
Research website

Richard Gerkin

Richard Gerkin

Richard Gerkin
Associate Research Professor

Research interests
Structure-percept relationships in olfactory psychophysics; data sharing and reproducible research in neuroscience; data-driven validation of neural circuit models

Tempe campus, ISTB-1 320

Feng Ju

Feng Ju
Associate Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Stochastic modeling and control in manufacturing and healthcare systems, battery management systems

Feng.Ju@asu.edu
Tempe campus, BYENG 336
Research website

Ming-Hung Kao

Ming-Hung Kao
Associate Professor

Research interests
Development of high-quality designs for functional neuroimaging experiments where pioneering brain mapping technologies are utilized to improve knowledge about the inner workings of the human brain

 

ming-hung.kao@asu.edu
(480) 965-3466

Mojdeh Khorsand

Mojdeh Khorsand

Mojdeh Khorsand
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Power systems operations and planning, power systems restoration and cascading events, cyber-security for electric power systems, renewable energy, transient stability studies, protection systems, power flow control technologies, stochastic optimization, and electric energy markets

mojdeh.khorsand@asu.edu
(480) 965-0787
Tempe Campus, ERC 525

Ying-Cheng Lai

Ying-Cheng Lai

Ying-Cheng Lai
ISS Professor

Research Interests
Nonlinear dynamics, complex networks, quantum transport in nanostructures, graphene physics, signal processing, biological physics

Ying-Cheng.Lai@asu.edu
(480) 965-6668
Tempe Campus, GWC 610

Shiwei Lan

Shiwei Lan

Shiwei Lan
Assistant Professor

Research interests
Scalable statistical computing, Bayesian nonparametric modeling and uncertainty quantification, with applications to biology and imaging

SLan@asu.edu
(480) 727-5311
WXLR 544, Tempe campus

Baoxin Li

Baoxin Li
Professor, Undergraduate Program Chair 
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Computer vision and pattern recognition, image/video processing, statistical methods in visual computing, machine learning

Baoxin.Li@asu.edu
(480) 965-1735
Tempe campus, BYENG 502
Research website

Robert LiKamWa

Robert LiKamWa

Robert LiKamWa
Assistant Professor
Joint appointment with the School of Arts, Media and Engineering

Research Interests
Mobile operating systems; mobile computer architecture; low-power mobile systems; computational imaging systems; computer vision systems; augmented reality systems; virtual reality systems; holographic computing

likamwa@asu.edu
Tempe Campus, Stauffer B201

Katina Michael

Katina Michael
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Emerging technologies, innovation, informatics, technology and society, policy and society, ubiquitous computing, digital media, wearable computing, embedded devices, big data, open data, drones, cybersecurity, IoT, robotics, automation

 

Katina.Michael@asu.edu
(480) 965-6316
Tempe campus

Pitu Mirchandani

Pitu Mirchandani
Professor, The Avnet Chair in Supply Chain Networks
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Optimization, decision-making under uncertainty, real-time control and logistics, application interests in urban service systems, transportation, and homeland security

Pitu@asu.edu
(480) 965-2758
Tempe campus, BYENG 332
Advanced Transportation and Logistics: Algorithms and Systems (ATLAS) Research Laboratory

Sebastien Motsch

Sebastien Motsch
Associate Professor

Research interests
Derivation of macroscopic models from microscopic dynamics, numerical and analytically study of the macroscopic models derived, modeling of complex systems based on experimental data

Angelia Nedich

Angelia Nedich

Angelia Nedich
Professor

Research Interests
Large-Scale Distributed Systems, Sensor Networks and Network Science, Data Analytics, Decision and Control Systems, Operations Research

Angelia.Nedich@asu.edu
(480) 965-9019
650 E Tyler Mall GWC Rm 311   Tempe

Umit Ogras

Umit Ogras

Umit Ogras
SUM/WTR Faculty Research

Research Interests
Digital VLSI design, embedded systems, multiprocessor systems-on-chip (MPSoC), multicore architectures, electronic design automation

umit@asu.edu
(480) 727-0294
Tempe Campus, ISTB4 551A

Rong Pan

Rong Pan
Associate Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Industrial statistics, reliability analysis and time series modeling

Rong.Pan@asu.edu
(480) 965-4259
Tempe campus, BYENG 352

Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola

Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola

Antonia Papandreou-Suppappola
Professor

Research Interests
Time-varying signal and system processing; statistical processing for detection, estimation and tracking; signal processing algorithm development for biomedical, biological and structural health monitoring; wireless communications applications

Papandreou@asu.edu
(480) 965-7881
Tempe Campus, GWC 312

Ted Pavlic

Ted Pavlic
Assistant Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Distributed algorithms, autonomous systems, decentralized decision making, complex adaptive systems, self organization, hybrid dynamical systems, sustainability in the built environment, behavioral ecology, behavioral economics, operations research, bio-mimicry and bio-inspiration, parallel computation, robotics,energy systems, intelligent control, optimization, game theory, resource allocation, collective behavior

Tpavlic@asu.edu
(480) 965-2899
Tempe campus, BYENG 314
Research website

Rodrigo Platte

Rodrigo Platte
Associate Professor

Research interests
Analysis and development of high-order and spectral methods, design of algorithms for image reconstruction from Fourier samples

Rodrigo.Platte@asu.edu
(480) 727-8545
GWC 634, Tempe campus

Mark Reiser

Mark Reiser
Associate Professor

Research interests
Orthogonal components of Pearson’s statistic defined on lower-order marginals of the data table as test statistics, estimation of mixed models for longitudinal data when some data are missing not at random

email
(480) XXX-XXXX
Tempe Campus, OFFICE Mailcode 6106

Fengbo Ren

Fengbo Ren
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Hardware acceleration, embedded, reconfigurable, and parallel computing solutions for data analytics and information processing, energy-efficient computing, data-driven compressive sensing, hardware-friendly machine learning

Renfengbo@asu.edu
(480) 727-5793
Tempe campus
Research website

Rosemary Renaut

Rosemary Renaut

Rosemary Renaut
Professor

Research interests
Design and analysis of computational algorithms for solving problems arising mainly in medical and geophysical applications

renaut@asu.edu
(480) 965-3795
GWC 652, Tempe campus

Andrea Richa

Andrea Richa
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Self-organizing particle systems, programmable matter, bio-inspired algorithms, distributed computing and algorithms, theory of wireless communication, graph, randomized, and approximation algorithms, self-stabilizing overlay networks, combinatorial optimization, distributed resource allocation

Aricha@asu.edu
(480) 965-7555
Tempe campus, BYENG 440
Research website

Christ D. Richmond

Christ D. Richmond

Christ D. Richmond
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Statistical, sensor, and multichannel signal processing, detection and parameter estimation, information theory (and ties to estimation theory and machine learning), performance bounds and analysis, random matrix theory, radar/sonar, communications, cooperative radar-communications, robust adaptive filtering/beamforming/spectral analysis, interference/jammer mitigation techniques, and RF emitter passive geolocation.

christ.richmond@asu.edu
(480) 965-3182
Tempe Campus, GWC 316

George Runger

George Runger
Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Statistical learning, process control, data mining for massive, multivariate data sets

Runger@asu.edu
(480) 965-3193
Mayo Clinic, Samuel C. Johnson Research Bldg 13212 

Lalitha Sankar

Lalitha Sankar

Lalitha Sankar
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Cyber-security and privacy in the Smart Grid, privacy of electronic data, information- theoretic privacy measures, applications of game theory to privacy problems, finite block-length source coding, distributed state estimation and optimal power flow with security and privacy guarantees in the Smart Grid

Lalitha.Sankar@asu.edu
(480) 965-4953
Tempe Campus, ERC 585

Jae-sun Seo

Jae-sun Seo

Jae-sun Seo
Associate Professor

Research Interests
Digital/mixed-signal circuit design, VLSI design for neuromorphic computing and machine learning, integrated voltage regulators, high-speed on-chip transceivers

jaesun.seo@asu.edu
(480) 727-2660
Tempe Campus, ISTB4 551B

Jorge Sefair

Jorge Sefair
Assistant Professor
Industrial Engineering

Research Interests
Network optimization, robust optimization, integer programming, applications of optimization in environment, public policy, urban planning, and finance

Jsefair@asu.edu
(480) 965-3190
Tempe campus, BYENG 330
Research website

Jennie Si

Jennie Si
Professor

Research Interests
Learning and approximate dynamic programming, estimation and filtering of stochastic processes, neural networks, neurophysiological basis for learning and cognitive processing, cortical neural information processing

si@asu.edu
(480) 965-6133
Tempe Campus, GWC 351

 

Andreas Spanias

Andreas Spanias

Andreas Spanias
Professor, Director, SenSIP Center

Research Interests
Digital signal processing (DSP), speech and audio coding, adaptive filters, real-time processing of sensor data, DSP for arts and media applications

 

spanias@asu.edu
(480) 965-1837
Tempe Campus, GWC 411E

 

Violet Syrotiuk

Violet Syrotiuk
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Cross-layer design and optimization in changing network conditions, modeling and monitoring, medium access control protocols, multi-hop wireless networks including MANETs, WSNs, WMNs, and cognitive radio networks

href=”mailto:syrotiuk@asu.edu”>Syrotiuk@asu.edu
(480) 965-7034
Tempe campus, BYENG 434
Research website

Yalin Wang

Yalin Wang
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Computer vision, medical imaging, computer graphics, geometric modeling, statistical pattern recognition

Yalin.Wang@asu.edu
(480) 965-6871
Tempe campus, BYENG 432
Research website

Yang Weng

Yang Weng

Yang Weng
Assistant Professor

Research Interests
Power systems, machine learning, demand response, data analytics, cyber-physical systems, and convex optimization

yang.weng@asu.edu
(480) 965-8202

Guoliang Xue

Guoliang Xue
Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Survivability and security in smart grid, privacy and security in mobile social networks, economic approaches to network applications

Xue@asu.edu
(480) 965-6218
Tempe campus, BYENG 442
Research website

Hao Yan

Hao Yan
Assistant Professor
Industrial Engineering 

Research Interests
Real time modeling and analysis with large scale high dimensional data, data fusion for modeling of complex systems, and smart adaptive sampling strategy and data reconstruction

HaoYan@asu.edu
Tempe campus, BYENG 338
Research website

Nong Ye

Nong Ye
Professor, Program Chair
Industrial Engineering, Engineering Management

Research Interests
Information and systems assurance, data mining and modeling, quality optimization and control of system operations

Nongye@asu.edu
(480) 965-7812
Tempe campus, BYENG 482
Research website

Junshan Zhang

Junshan Zhang

Junshan Zhang
Ira. A Fulton Chair Professor

Research Interests
Wireless networks, mobile social networks, privacy and security, information theory, optimization and control in cyber-physical systems and smart grid

junshan.zhang@asu.edu
(480) 727-7389
Tempe Campus, GWC 440

Ming Zhao

Ming Zhao
Associate Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Distributed/cloud computing, big data, high-performance computing, autonomic computing, virtualization, storage systems, operating systems

Mingzhao@asu.edu
(480) 727-7850
Tempe campus, BYENG 412
Research website

Yi Zheng

Yi Zheng

Yi Zheng
Associate Professor

Research interests
Developing tests/surveys/scales, developing psychometric procedures for testing program operations, and developing automated test assembly algorithms

Jia Zou

Jia Zou
Assistant Professor
Computer Science and Engineering

Research Interests
Data-intensive distributed systems, machine learning systems, blockchain, development of dynamic applications

Jia.Zou@asu.edu
Tempe campus